Someone Like You
Someone Like You (2001)

Based on Laura Zigman's 1998 novel Animal Husbandry, this romantic comedy centers on Jane Goodale (Ashley Judd), a talk-show producer who finds herself suddenly abandoned by her boyfriend (Greg Kinnear). After this untimely breakup,… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 18, 2001
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
43%
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User Score
58%



Critic Score: 43% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A light and predictable, if somewhat shallow, romantic comedy that's easy to sit through because of the charming leads.

Derek Adams
Time Out

It's neither clever nor that funny, the starry cast is underused, and the potential for a much wittier script never fulfilled.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

A romantic comedy with insights into sex and relationships that are old and obvious.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

So-so romantic comedy for teens.

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Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today

A little lifeless.

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Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer

Refreshingly funny.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

While Judd and Kinnear are both quite good, it's Jackman that completely steals the show.

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Doug Knoop
Seattle Times

Ashley Judd tries to make Jane interesting, but seems to be longing for some decent situations and dialogue -- and no bull.

John Anderson
Newsday

All over the place, and seems to have been made by embittered married people.

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Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Desde o início da história fica óbvio, para o espectador, quem são as duas pessoas que dividirão o inevitável beijo final - e não há surpresa alguma neste aspecto. Infelizmente, o roteiro não se preocupa em explicar porque isso acontece.

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
Alice Shen
The soft science about men's natural proclivity to hit-it-then-quit-it isn't terribly scintillating nor monumental. There's not much to this… More
Conner Rainwater
I think it's a fun movie. Sure, it's a throwaway romantic comedy aside from the megaton star Hugh Jackman. He is showcased in this movie as a complete… More
Manu Gino
The story about the one that got away and the one she never saw coming. Fun good movie about adult relationships that easy come by and easy go. You could learn… More
Kytyrah Khlinne
This movie strikes a chord in the heart of every woman, but not romantically. I remember my first annoying playboy co-worker and he was a great deal like Eddie.… More
♥Robyn M♥
This romantic "cheesy" comedy stars Ashley Judd as Jane Goodale, a talent booker for TV talk show host Diane Roberts (Ellen Barkin). Jane is a woman… More
Jon Lantz
I only caught the last ¾ of this movie, so this may not be fair review. It was a fun one to watch, and the acting was great. The story left something to be… More

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